A Makiwara is a piece of sports equipment originating from Japan, which in karate is known mainly as a wooden hitting post. In the past (and partly still today) a makiwara is made of a flexible and non-splintering wooden board. One end of the board is driven vertically into the ground, and the other end … Continue reading "Training equipment: Makiwara 2.0"
Inspired by some of my last lighting projects for bedrooms and children's rooms, I had some motivation and above all time to tinker on the weekend. As with the Ikea Upcycling lamp for the children's room from the 3D printer, I wanted to turn something old into something new. This time, however, the lamp was … Continue reading "Ikea Upcycling idea: LED lamp with WiFi remote control"
Guitar holders for the wall or guitar stands are a nice thing, especially if the collection of musical instruments grows over the years. Personally, I like wall mounts quite well, because they not only create elegant storage space, but are also a real eye-catcher. Acoustic guitar, electric guitar, bass, banjo or ukulele give the room … Continue reading "Guitar holder for the wall from the 3D printer"
Here and now the continuation from the first part, about sense and nonsense from the 3D printer. You can argue about the usefulness and usability, but for example you can't discuss away some practical kitchen helpers. What can you do if you want to prepare Wiener Schnitzel, for example, but the wooden meat tenderizer has … Continue reading "Even more useful things from the 3D printer"
A very big source of danger for children are windows, because the own child climbs from time to time with much skill on the window sill to look outside. An opened window, or one which can be opened easily, quickly becomes a threatening danger to life and limb if no appropriate precautions are taken. Security … Continue reading "Window child safety locks for a safe home"
For some time, my great Anycubic i3 Mega 3D printer stood in the corner as a dust catcher and was rarely used. At some point you just printed pretty much everything you need or just wanted to try it out. Among them were elements like 3D printing PS4 / Playstation4 mods as well as several … Continue reading "Useful things from the 3D printer"
Not just since yesterday 3D printers are a great way of printing on the market, which is constantly evolving. Here it is possible to print whole objects using software or scanned originals. This process has proven to be extremely useful both in private use and in numerous professions. In this article I have collected some … Continue reading "3D Printers: Models, Software and Options"
Since our little daughter (and probably also every other toddler) would like to do everything herself, we try our best to fulfill her wish. Of course we do not want to slow down this zest for action in the bathroom when washing our hands or brushing our teeth and so a wooden children's chair was … Continue reading "Build your own washbasin for your toddlers"
The Playstation 4 was introduced in 2013 and has since been sold by Sony well over 94 million (as of January 2019) times. The slightly more powerful PS4 (Playstation 4 Pro, resolution: 3840 × 2160 and higher graphics and CPU clock rate) was launched at the end of 2016 and is still the flagship of … Continue reading "Playstation 4 / PS4 Pro Mods from the 3D Printer"
The following post is a guest contribution from Baby-Kind-Blog.de: When sewing you need a lot of accessories. In addition to , needles, thread and fabrics, you also have other materials flying around, such as zippers or press studs, which you can attach to your self-made baby rompers, trousers or hoodies. Table of contents:Sewing boxes for … Continue reading "Storage boxes from the 3D printer - small and colorful sewing boxes"